Jul 11, 2017

Nachi Fire Festival at Kumano Nachi Grand Shrine, Wakayama Pref.

Nachi Fire Festival at Kumano Nachi Grand Shrine, Wakayama Pref.

14th July, 2017 | at Kumano Nachi Grand Shrine, Wakayama Pref.
Huge pine torches weighing 50 kg are waved about in front of the great sacred falls in the mountains

Nachi-no-Hi-Matsuri Festival, which is one of the three largest fire festivals of Japan, is staged in the Kumano mountains of Wakayama Prefecture, an area registered as a World Heritage Site.   (*reference: JNTO)  












# For the details, please access to the followings site;

[Seasonable Traditions & Japanese Culture] http://www.goldenjipangu.com/170714nachi.html
[Official Homepage of the Event] http://www.nachikan.jp/en/















那智の火祭り(和歌山県 那智勝浦町)

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